Chudleigh Knighton C.E. Primary is a thriving, friendly and happy village school of 115 children which are split into 5 classes; Belstone (Year 5/6), Burrator (Year 4/5), Saddle Tor (Year 2/3), Kestor (Year 1/2) and Haytor (Foundation/Year 1). It was the first school in Devon to enter into a hard federation with another local school, Blackpool Primary School, in September 2006. The First Federation is now a Multi Academy Trust of primary schools across Devon. (For more information about the First Federation, please click here). One combined set of leaders and governors guides all schools. Our average class size is 24 pupils which enables teaching staff to really focus on personalised learning and meet the needs of every child. Our March 2012 Ofsted report confirmed what the children and parents already knew; this is a very good school with many outstanding features.
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Our talented team of educators enjoy their work and the stimulating environment makes learning fun and raises standards. Visitors often comment on the 'warm and friendly atmosphere' within the school. If you would like to see for yourselves please contact us and we can arrange for our House Captains/Prefects to give you a guided tour, after which I will be pleased to answer any questions that you may have.
Executive Head of Teaching & Learning for Chudleigh Knighton, Lady Seawards and Westcliff Primary Schools